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WHAT IS A SUB DOMAIN AND HOW TO ADD ONE TO YOUR WINDOWS OR LINUX HOSTING ACCOUNT. They can be used to forward to URL's, or point to an IP address and directories within your hosting account. For example, 'west.example.com' and 'east.example.com' are sub ...
THIS CODE SETS UP A DSN-LESS ODBC CONNECTION TO A MS ACCESS DATABASE IN PHP 5 ON YOUR SERVER PLATFORM. if (!isset($con)) { $dbfilename = "D:/HostingSpaces/yourspacename/yourwebsite.com/wwwroot/DBfilename.mdb"; $dbuser = ""; $dbpassword = ""; $con = ...
EPhost has many programming and scripting languages available through it's hosting plans. Our WINDOWS hosting plans have the availability of Cold Fusion, Railo, Classic ASP, .NET1 and .NET2, PHP, and PERL/CGI. OUR LINUX HOSTING PLANS ARE STRICTLY PHP. D...
IMPORTING EMAIL FROM OTHER WEB MAIL ACCOUNTS USING GMAIL If you're importing from another email provider, your other email provider has to offer POP3 access. Go ahead and try the steps below, but if you get an error you may want to visit your other email...
UNDERSTANDING THE SERVER SETUPS FOR PERMISSIONS WINDOWS HOSTING PLANS EPhost's Windows Hosting plans the servers run on the Microsoft Windows operating system and the Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS) web server. On a Windows based system, ...
Your local computer stores (caches) the IP address to websites to speed browsing among other things. If you've recently made a Domain Name System (DNS) change to your website, and still see the old information, it may be because you local computer is stor...
Server Side Includes (SSI) give you the ability to reuse HTML code by creating a separate file that can be referenced on any page within your site using a special directive (see below). When called in a browser, the code in the SSI file is executed at the...
Whatever may be the reason for you to get rid of a particular user, but you can easily delete single or multiple users in WordPress under a minute and here is how you can do it easily. 1) Login to your WordPress Dashboard (http://www.domain-name.com/wp-...
IT IS POSSIBLE TO EDIT YOUR WEBSITE WITH EITHER A WINDOWS OR LINUX HOSTING PLAN WINDOWS Using your web hosting control panel: The File Manager lets you browse, create, edit, upload and move folders and documents for your domain. The File Manager is esse...
  STEPS TO FIND YOUR MS SQL PASSWORD FOR YOUR DOTENETNUKE (DNN) INSTALLATION: * Login to the Control Panel. * Click on Domains >> Click on the domain. * Click on "File Manager" * Click the "WWWROOT" folder in the list. * Look for a file called...
  INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS * Right click the site seal above. * Choose Save Picture As. * Insert the image on secured pages of your web site. OTHER TOPICS IN SSL * What is SSL? [http://www.ephost.com/WhatisSSL?] * How do I enable SSL? [ht...
Using ISAPI rewrite to point a sub-domain to a sub-directory:You must have a dedicated IP for this method to work correctly.After adding an "A" record for the sub-domain in the DNS zone for the primary domain you can use ISAPI_Rewrite 2 to rewri...
Please use this article to learn how to migrate from Windows Hosting to Linux Hosting for better PHP driven website performance. If you want to migrate all to one of the Linux plans: 1) Buy the new plan. 2) Migrate websites files by FTP and create e...
You can add an additional layer of security to your WordPress Admin Area by applying password protection. To your WordPress Admin area you can add an additional layer of password protection to the login page. It is not advisable to attempt to apply...
You can purchase extra features such as additional hosted domains or more disk space via your Control Panel in the Extra Features section. Most resources are allocated immediately following payment.To Place an Order for Extra Features:Login to your contro...
A PING test will tell you the IP address for a given domain name. e.g. www.ephost.com. It can also be used to measure latency of a request. However, it should be noted that latency may be incorrect because PING requests are sometimes blocked or given a lo...
A TraceRoute will show you all of the individual computers (called Hops) that an Internet request is routed through on its way to a particular destination/website/network address. Each computer/router is shown as well as the times it took to connect to...
To send email using ColdFusion, ASP, .NET or PHP you will need to configure your application / website code with the mail server settings. Documentation of the actual code to send mail using your favorite scripting languages can be found at the vendor's w...
This article describes how you can provide an area for customers to preview, and download files or artwork over the internet. Sometimes sending these files by email can lead to problems with "free email" providers or long downloads. To avoid tha...
The iPhones are designed to check email directly on the server like your normal email client would (e.g. MS Outlook). You may also the EPhost web mail interface [https://www.ephost.com/support/Knowledgebase/Article/View/44/5/how-can-i-check-my-email-onlin...
IN ORDER FOR PHP WEBSITES TO BE ABLE TO SEND EMAIL YOU WILL NEED TO CREATE A .USER.INI FILE In order for PHP based websites to send email out from our mail server, we require you to specify the FROM ADDRESS. In order to specify the FROM ADDRESS, you wi...
Your email account at EPhost has the ability to check and download messages from your other email accounts hosted at other providers. This is very useful to consolidate messages from multiple accounts.Login to your Web Mail located at: http://mail.ephost....
For security reasons we do not enable ColdFusion robust exception messages. Robust exception messages can be helpful when developing applications because of the detail that ColdFusion provides (much more than most languages). However, this information ...
IMPORTANT IP ADDRESSES TO MAKE NOTE OF: The following is a list of important IP addresses may need when using our service. For security reasons, we employ a NAT firewall configuration which means that a particular globally routable external IP (64.87.x.x...
We manually approve all requests for mailing lists and/or ability to send bulk email. We roughly consider bulk email to include, but not limited to, any nearly identical message sent to more than 50 people. This includes mailing lists, newsletters etc.Ple...
Due to the nature of shared web hosting, we have display_errors = off, which is generally a safe policy with production websites so important data/details are not accidentally displayed to end-users. e.g. datasource details. I don't believe we can be 100%...
If your PHP application does not specify a from address, many just reply on the generic settings in the PHP.ini file, it will not work on our platform. Please see this article below for a code solution OR using the option below. http://www.ephost.c...
To send mail using Classic ASP script you will need to use the built-in email function called CDONTS or CDOSYS. CDOSYS is the recommended way to send email since Windows 2003 or 2008 no longer supports CDONTS. Microsoft suggests all users convert to CDOSY...
This article describes how to make an adjustment to your PHP mail script for it to function properly on a Windows based server. It does not describe how to write a form and script to send mail. It assumes some knowledge of PHP. On a Windows based...
Here is some basic setup information for starting your first mailing list. If you have not already requested mailing lists to be enabled on your account, please see the following knowledge base article. Please note- once we have enabled mailing lists on y...
Sender Policy Framework, or SPF for short, is an anti-spam technique. It tells other mail servers that mail from your domain SHOULD be originating from these specific mail servers (your mail servers) in your SPF record which is recorded in your DNS server...
Whether you are an experienced web designer or a novice, website templates are a great way to get a good looking site up and running quickly. Most templates can be modified to changes colors, pictures and even the layout depending on your skil level. In m...
WordPress is a highly advanced web site system that can be personalized to fit the look and feel that you want with any of the many templates available. STEP ONE: CREATE A DATABASE AND USER * Log into your account http://www.ephost.com/account [http:...
The ZenCart shoppoing cart software provides instructions for *Nix based systems or Apache on Windows. However, this does not apply to us-- so we need to make some changes to get it working with IIS and Windows. These instruction may not be entirely co...
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